Lea Chatham

Lea writes educational articles to help medical practices improve their businesses. In addition to Kareo, Lea has written for Medical Manager Health Systems, WebMD Practice Services, Emdeon, and Sage Software.

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The healthcare industry is facing a physician shortage. Patient expectations are changing as they...

By Lea Chatham | 09/29/15
Compliance | Article

Ready or not here it comes. ICD-10 is only days away. Are you ready? Or as ready as you can be? Or...

By Lea Chatham | 09/16/15
Growth | Article

Kareo combed through hundreds of medical practice websites looking for great examples of practices...

By Lea Chatham | 07/21/15
Management | Article

It will come as no surprise that more than 1/3 of patients say that the factor that has the most...

By Lea Chatham | 07/14/15
Compliance | Article

CMS and AMA have announced efforts to offer options to ease the transition to ICD-10. The...

By Lea Chatham | 07/13/15
Management | Article

Sometimes in a medical practice it feels like the phone never stops ringing. Best practice is to...

By Lea Chatham | 07/09/15
Revenue | Article

Black Book Rankings 2015 User Survey on the Top Integrated Electronic Health Records, Physician...

By Lea Chatham | 07/02/15
Compliance | Article

ICD-10 affects virtually everyone in the practice in some way. It is important for everyone to...

By Lea Chatham | 07/01/15
Growth | Article

Want to be successful and competitive as an independent medical practice? Then you need to fill...

By Lea Chatham | 06/16/15
Compliance | Article

Providers may not want to hear this, but the single biggest issue to be addressed in transitioning...

By Lea Chatham | 06/15/15
Compliance | Article

At this point, you've assessed your ICD-10 readiness, downloaded your ICD-10 Success Checklist, and...

By Lea Chatham | 05/28/15
Compliance | Article

The new eBook, ICD-10: How to Transition Your OB/GYN Practice is now available for download.While...

By Lea Chatham | 05/14/15
Compliance | Article

The ICD-10 deadline is now only five months away. There is no time to lose in your preparations. As...

By Lea Chatham | 05/11/15
Compliance | Article

OK, no more excuses. With the passing of the new “doc fix” bill (without a delay to ICD-10 included...

By Lea Chatham | 04/22/15
Growth | Article

It isn’t news that recent studies have projected a shortage of primary care providers over the next...

By Lea Chatham | 04/07/15
Compliance | Article

On Thursday, March 26, the House voted to pass a permanent fix for Medicare’s sustainable growth...

By Lea Chatham | 04/01/15